The Hon. Anthony Roberts MP
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Blue trees branching out for better mental health
Last published on 10 Sep 2021 in Media Releases
From Broken Hill to Inverell, Corrective Services NSW (CSNSW) staff across the state have been whittling, welding and painting blue trees in the name of mental health awareness.
Community corrections celebrates 70 years
Last published on 26 Aug 2021 in Media Releases
Community Corrections staff are reflecting on their ever-evolving profession and life-changing work as the branch celebrates 70 years today.
Investing in community supervision and safety
Last published on 22 Jun 2021 in Media Releases
Offenders in the community will be under increased supervision and have greater access to rehabilitation programs following a $33 million investment in reducing reoffending and building safer communities.
Retirement of Corrections Commissioner Peter Severin
Last published on 07 Jun 2021 in The Hon. Anthony Roberts MP
After dedicating 41 years of his life to Corrective Services, including nearly a decade of service in NSW, I have today been advised of the pending retirement of the Commissioner of Corrective Services NSW, Peter [...]
Inmates build housing, kitchens for Aboriginal families
Last published on 26 May 2021 in Media Releases
Staff and inmates from Glen Innes and South Coast correctional centres are working to build modular houses and new kitchens for Aboriginal families in rural areas.
Expanded remand centre biggest in Australia
Last published on 30 Apr 2021 in Media Releases
Australia’s largest remand centre will now hold up to 1,540 inmates, following the official opening of the 440-bed expansion by Minister for Counter Terrorism and Corrections Anthony Roberts.
Covid sparks digital revolution in NSW prisons
Last published on 05 Mar 2021 in Media Releases
A COVID-induced digital revolution is allowing inmates to attend programs, court hearings and connect with family, making Corrective Services NSW a world leader in its response to the pandemic.
Future investments, jobs secured for Barwon
Last published on 15 Feb 2021 in Media Releases
Minister for Counter Terrorism and Corrections Anthony Roberts today announced the future of the retired Brewarrina Correctional Centre has been secured, bringing new investment to the Barwon region.
Corrections staff recognised Australia-wide
Last published on 15 Jan 2021 in Media Releases
More than 25,000 frontline correctional officers across Australia – including 10,000 correctional staff in NSW – will be celebrated today for their work in rehabilitating offenders and keeping the community safe.
Australia's largest women's prison opens
Last published on 27 Nov 2020 in Media Releases
new largest women prison